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The story of Qiu Ju = Qiuju da guan si /

Contributor(s): Zhang, Yimou [drt] | Liu, Heng, 1954- [aus] | Gong, Li, 1965- [act] | Lei, Kesheng, 1936- [act] | Ge, Zhijun [act] | Liu, Peiqi, 1958- [act] | Yang, Liuxia [act] | Chen, Yuanbin, 1955-. Wan jia su song | Yin du ji gou you xian gong si (Hong Kong, China) | Beijing dian ying xue yuan | Hãng phim Thanh Niên | Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si | Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)Material type: FilmFilmLanguage: Chinese Original language: Chinese Subtitle language: English Publication details: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2006. Edition: Anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1)Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inISBN: 1424806178; 9781424806171Other title: Qiuju da guan siSubject(s): Chinese Language Films | Feature films -- China | Humiliation -- China -- Drama | Civil procedure -- China -- Drama | Civil procedure | Feature films | Humiliation | ChinaGenre/Form: Foreign films -- China. | Foreign films. | Comedy films. | Drama. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Film adaptations. | Feature films. | Feature films. | Comedy films. | Fiction films. | DVD-Video discs. | Film adaptations. | Foreign films. | Comedy -- Feature. | Women -- Feature. | Family -- Feature. | Features. | Films comiques. | Films de fiction. | Adaptations cinématographiques.Online resources: Connect to IMDb information for this film Production credits: Cameramen, Chi Xiao Ning, Yu Xiao Qun, Lu Hong Yi ; editor, Du Yuan ; music, Zhao Ji Ping.Cast: Gong Li, Lei Kesheng, Ge Zhijun, Liu Peiqi, Yang Liuxia.Summary: In a small Chinese village a farmer (Qing Lai) and his chief quarrel over land. When Qing Lai is injured by the chief, who kicks him in the groin, Qing's wife Qiu Ju begins a quixotic odyssey that takes her from her small village to the provincial capital. She is relentless in her one-woman crusade to wreak a simple justice from the proud Chief ... she wants him to apologize.
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Based on the novel The Wan family's lawsuit by Chen Yuan Bin.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.

"Sony Pictures Classics"--Container.

MPAA rating: PG; for some language.

DVD; region 1; Dolby digital.

In Mandarin Chinese, with optional English subtitles.

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